Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. (CALM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 30, 2018

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Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. ( CALM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.085 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CALM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -75.78% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $47.3, the dividend yield is .72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CALM was $47.3, representing a -9.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.30 and a 19.75% increase over the 52 week low of $39.50.

CALM is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc ( PM ) and Altria Group ( MO ). CALM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.19. Zacks Investment Research reports CALM's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 17.96%, compared to an industry average of 11.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CALM Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to CALM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CALM as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco S&P SmallCap Consumer Staples ETF ( PSCC )
  • Pacer Funds ( CALF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCC with an increase of 3.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CALM at 4.6%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: CALM , PM , MO , PSCC , CALF

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